Service symposium


 The D. Augustus Straker Bar Association conducted a “Community Service and Pro Bono Symposium” at its January Membership Meeting on Thursday, Jan. 24, at the Jaffe Raitt offices in Southfield.  

Taking part in the meeting were (left to right) Freedom House Staff Attorney Kelly Aubuchon, Stephanie Jones with General Motors, Straker President Erica Bell with Behr American Inc, Maurice & Jane Sugar Law Center For Economic & Social Justice Legal Director John Philo, and Cooley Law School-Auburn Hills Associate Dean John Nussbaumer.  

“Tonight we hope to introduce attorneys to the local legal aid services so that we can foster more pro bono services in our community,” Bell said.

Photo by John Meiu